Mathematics Childhood Education (BA)

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Mathematics Childhood Edcucation BA

 

Required Prerequisites (5 Credits)

 
MATH119Computer Algebra System 
MATH121Analytic Geometry and Calculus I 
or 
MATH184Analytic Geometry and Calculus I 
Mathematics 121 and 184 satisfy the General Education Requirement. 

Major Discipline Requirements 33 Credits

 
MATH122Analytic Geometry and Calculus II 
MATH221Analytic Geometry and Calculus III 
MATH333Linear Algebra 
MATH336Modern Algebra 
One course from: 
MATH481Seminar in Contemporary Mathematics 
MATH482Seminar in Contemporary Mathematics 
MATH483Seminar in Contemporary Mathematics 
MATH484Seminar in Contemporary Mathematics 
MATH485Seminar in Contemporary Mathematics 
MATH486Seminar in Contemporary Mathematics 
MATH487Seminar in Contemporary Mathematics 
MATH488Seminar in Contemporary Mathematics 
MATH489Seminar in Contemporary Mathematics 

An additional 4 credits of mathematics or CS electives**

**Mathematics electives are Math or CS courses numbered 200 and above. The following courses cannot be credited toward fulfillment of the mathematics major requirements: Math 101, 102, 111, 115, 120, 141, 150, 190, 271, 272, 302, 303; CS 193, 194 

Mathematics Electives ( 12 Credits) All mathematics majors must complete at least three additional advanced mathematics or CS courses, to make a total of at least 36 credits, in one of the required areas of specialty:

12 

A. Actuarial Mathematics & Operations Research Area:

 
MATH210Probability and Statistics I 
MATH211Probability and Statistics II 
MATH313Operations Research 
One course from: 
MATH481Seminar in Contemporary Mathematics 
MATH482Seminar in Contemporary Mathematics 
MATH483Seminar in Contemporary Mathematics 
MATH484Seminar in Contemporary Mathematics 
MATH485Seminar in Contemporary Mathematics 
MATH486Seminar in Contemporary Mathematics 
MATH487Seminar in Contemporary Mathematics 
MATH488Seminar in Contemporary Mathematics 
MATH489Seminar in Contemporary Mathematics 
Also recommended are: CS 172 and Mathematics 243, 321 and 410. The Mathematics Department also suggests, but not required, that Actuarial Mathematics students complete at least two examinations provided by the Society of Actuaries before graduation. 

B. Applied Mathematics Area:

 
MATH210Probability and Statistics I 
MATH211Probability and Statistics II 
MATH223Differential Equations and Dynamical Systems 
One course from: 
MATH481Seminar in Contemporary Mathematics 
MATH482Seminar in Contemporary Mathematics 
MATH483Seminar in Contemporary Mathematics 
MATH484Seminar in Contemporary Mathematics 
MATH485Seminar in Contemporary Mathematics 
MATH486Seminar in Contemporary Mathematics 
MATH487Seminar in Contemporary Mathematics 
MATH488Seminar in Contemporary Mathematics 
MATH489Seminar in Contemporary Mathematics 

C. Computing Area:

 
MATH225Discrete Mathematical Structures 
CS291Computer Science II 
CS341Algorithms & Data Structures II 

D. General Area:

 
MATH223Differential Equations and Dynamical Systems 
MATH225Discrete Mathematical Structures 
MATH311Mathematics Methods for Physical Science 
or 
MATH423Advanced Calculus I 

One course from:

 
MATH481Seminar in Contemporary Mathematics 
MATH482Seminar in Contemporary Mathematics 
MATH483Seminar in Contemporary Mathematics 
MATH484Seminar in Contemporary Mathematics 
MATH485Seminar in Contemporary Mathematics 
MATH486Seminar in Contemporary Mathematics 
MATH487Seminar in Contemporary Mathematics 
MATH488Seminar in Contemporary Mathematics 
MATH489Seminar in Contemporary Mathematics 

E. Mathematics Education Area:

 
MATH210Probability and Statistics I 
MATH225Discrete Mathematical Structures 
MATH479History and Philosophy of Mathematics 
choose one of the following 
MATH243Combinatorial and Discrete Geometry 
MATH244Geometric Structures 

EDUCATION COURSE REQUIREMENTS 34 Credits

34 

Foundations Sequence

 
EDUC230Teaching with Multimedia Technology 
EDUC268Teaching the Linguisticaly Diverse Student and Mainstream Classes 
EDUC280Child and Adolescent Development for Teachers 
or 
PSY215Human Development I: Infancy/Childhood 
EDUC283Effective Teaching and Learning in Diverse and Inclusive Classrooms 
MATH271Mathematics for Elementary School Teachers 
PHIL202Major Ideas and Issues in Education 
or 
SOC202Major Ideas and Issues in Education 

Professional Education Sequence

15 
EDUC323Curriculum and Methods in Elementary Education: Mathematics 
EDUC369WIEarly Language & Literacy for English Only and English Language Learners (EO's & ELLs) 
EDUC370Content Area Literacy Instruction For Mainstream English Only (EO) and English Language Learners (ELLs), Grades 2-6 
EDUC390Elementary Curriculum & Methods I: Learning Goals and Assessments Across Curriculum 
EDUC392Elementary Curriculum & Methods II: Instruction and Classroom Management Across Curriculum 

Student Teaching and Student Teaching Seminar

EDUC431Supervised Student Teaching, Grades 1 - 3 
EDUC432Supervised Student Teaching, Grades 4 - 6 
total 71 Credits